BL6 6HW

a large user postcode in Horwich, Bolton

BL6 6HW Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5865 / 53°35'11"N

Longitude: -2.5284 / 2°31'42"W

OS Eastings: 365118

OS Northings: 410119

OS Grid: SD651101

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR BVSZ.D2

Mapcode Global: WH97T.438V

Plus Code: 9C5VHFPC+HJ

Maidenhead Locator System: IO83ro60

What Three Birds: stonechat.oriole.siskin

What are these?

Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.

Can you answer a question about BL6 6HW?

Chorley New Road, Horwich, Bolton BL6 6HW

Summary

BL6 6HW is a large user postcode in Horwich, Bolton. It was first introduced in January 1980.

'Large User' postcodes are allocated to organisations which receive large amounts of post. Unlike standard geographic postcodes, which cover up to 80 addresses, a large user postcode is unique to a single address.

To the best of our knowledge, the current address of this postcode is:
St. Josephs RC Secondary School, Chorley New Road, Horwich, Bolton BL6 6HW.

The geographic coordinates assigned to a large user postcode may not necessarily be the actual coordinates of the location to which mail is delivered. If the address is a PO Box, then the coordinates will usually be the Royal Mail sorting office which handles mail for that postcode. In other cases, the coordinates of the postcode may be the headquarters, or registered office, of an organisation rather than the building which receives mail.

Commercial rateable values range from £5,300 to £168,000 with an average of £86,650. The most common recorded business types are School and Hall.

Horwich is a town, which had a population of 19,492 in the 2011 census.

BL6 6HW is in the Manchester travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Bolton Teaching Primary Care Trust.

BL6 6HW is approximately 129m (423ft) above sea level.

See all rateable values in BL6 6HW

Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing BL6 6HW

6b1: Suburbanites - Semi-Detached Suburbia - Multi-Ethnic Suburbia

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for BL6 6HW

England C1: a town or city, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

7/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

8/10 (High)

Area Retail Diversity Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near BL6 6HW include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Lidl, Sainsbury's and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

Other nearby postcodes

See all postcodes in Bolton

BL6 6HW at other websites

(Links open in a new window)

Postcode Map

Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of BL6 6HW are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections or by-elections held recently.

Metropolitan District

Bolton Borough Council

Ward

Horwich and Blackrod

Councillors

Susan Baines (Conservative)
David Grant (Horwich & Blackrod First Independents)
Peter Wright (Horwich & Blackrod First Independents)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Bolton West

MP

Chris Green (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for BL6 6HW.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
100%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
0%
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
0%
  • Definitions
  • Ultrafast: 300Mbit/s or greater
  • Superfast: 30Mbit/s to less than 300Mbit/s
  • Universal Service Obligation: Download speeds at or above 10Mbit/s and upload speeds at or above 1Mbit/s

Broadband statistics for commercial properties are less reliable than for domestic properties, as businesses are more likely to have other forms of Internet access that are not classified as 'Broadband'.

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near BL6 6HW.

Sorry, we have no current data to display for this area.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for BL6 6HW

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01004781
Bolton 007B
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02000990
Bolton 007
Civil Parish
E04000002
Horwich
Local Authority Ward
E05000660
Horwich and Blackrod
Local Authority
E08000001
Bolton
Region
E12000002
North West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000580
Bolton West
European Electoral Region
E15000002
North West
Primary Care Organisation
E16000148
Bolton Teaching
Police Force Area
E23000005
Greater Manchester
Travel to Work Area
E30000239
Manchester
Built-up Area
E34005054
Greater Manchester
Built-up Area sub-division
E35000136
Horwich
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000015
Greater Manchester
Sub ICB Location
E38000016
NHS Greater Manchester ICB - 00T
NHS England Region
E40000010
North West
Integrated Care Board
E54000057
NHS Greater Manchester Integrated Care Board
Country
E92000001
England

BL6 6HW is a large user postcode in Horwich, Bolton. Check typical house prices, council tax bands, business rates, broadband availability and local schools. Find nearby hotels and holiday rentals

CheckMyPostcode.UK is a Good Stuff website.